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1967: Bill Russell of the Boston Celtics, and UCLA star Lew Alcindor (later known as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar) offer their support to heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali during his struggle to keep his title after refusing to serve in the U.S. military during the Vietnam War.
1967: Bill Russell of the Boston Celtics, and UCLA star Lew Alcindor (later known as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar) offer their support to heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali during his struggle to keep his title after refusing to serve in the U.S. military during the Vietnam War.
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